Unilever Associate Channel and Customer Manager in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Background& Purpose of the Job

The Associate Customer & Channel Manager(ACCM) is responsible for assisting in leading the development and deploymentof channel specific annual business plans, which deliver category developmentand competitive growth in the marketplace. The ACCM interfaces strategicallyacross the business, representing Customer Development interests incross-functional interactions at a senior level. This position works on theiconic Suave Hair Care business that stretches across multiple product rangeswhere the brand maintains leadership in the value segment.

The position will be responsible for co-leadingthe development and deployment of channel specific annual business plansdelivering category development and competitive growth in the marketplace. TheACCM interfaces strategically across the business, representing CustomerDevelopment interests in cross-functional interactions. Incorporating channeland customer insights into the development of the Suave brand in Hair Carecategory to building annual plans that deliver competitive growth. Positionwill also work on core organization processes including S&OP, IntegratedBusiness Planning, Net Revenue Management, National Pricing, and InnovationPlanning across 6 P’s with global and local marketing teams.

Who You Are & What You’ll Do

  • You’re a Born Leader: This position requires strong leadership skills as you willinteract with multi-functional business partners across Marketing, SupplyChain, Finance, and Customer Development.

  • Results driven/Achievement Focused : Keeps end goal in mind atall times with strong focus on business outcomes reaching annual targets whiledealing with complex circumstances

  • Strategic Agility: Articulate and ableto create breakthrough strategies and plans and adapt brand strategies intochannel and customer strategies in a simple and actionable way.

  • Entrepreneurship and Experimentation: Leads/takes action as if it was own business leveraging digitaltechnologies to simplify work and improve communication.

  • Transform Analytics to Insights: Strong analytical skills are required to understand thebusiness drivers across various sublines and retailers, identifyingopportunities and risks, and propose actions based on analytics

  • Organizational Agility: Developsand leverages strong internal and external networks effective at stakeholdermanagement & strategic influencing.

  • Digital connected world: Understandsthe path to purchase and embeds connected world framework into strategies andpriorities.

What You’ll Need To Succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree required,MBA preferred

  • 1-2 years of experience inconsumer goods and sales/customer development

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong understanding ofchannel and customer fragmentation and strategies with previous experience

  • Ability to operate in afast-paced, dynamic environment, and to provide innovation approaches in ateam-based structure

WhatWe Can Offer You

Meet the Women of CustomerDevelopment | Culture for Growth | Top Notch Employee Health& Well Being Benefits | Every Voice Matters | Global Reach | Life at Unilever | Careers with Purpose | World Class CareerDevelopment Programs | Check Out Our Space | Focus On Sustainability

Unileveris an organization committed to diversity and inclusion to drive our businessresults and create a better future every day for our diverse employees, globalconsumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows usto match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business.

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Job: Customer Development

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Englewood Cliffs-Englewood Cliffs -700 Sylvan

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Aug-05-2017

Req ID: 170009BL